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#Dublin City Marathon

# dublin-city-marathon - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Running the Dublin City Marathon this Sunday? Here are some last-minute tips and advice
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

Running the Dublin City Marathon this Sunday? Here are some last-minute tips and advice

Oct 24th 2019, 12:08 PM 4,416 Views 5 Comments

Personal trainer David Last returns with some tips for the big day.

# dublin-city-marathon - Saturday 27 October, 2018

'Inspirational' 12-year-old with cerebral palsy to take part in Dublin marathon for a third time
# Team James
# Team James

'Inspirational' 12-year-old with cerebral palsy to take part in Dublin marathon for a third time

Oct 27th 2018, 1:00 PM 14,197 Views 7 Comments

There’s no stopping James Casserly (12) who first competed in the marathon in 2016 and is raising funds for Barretstown children charity.

# dublin-city-marathon - Monday 17 September, 2018

'No matter how much you've trained, you're plagued with self-doubt'
# Follow Journeys
From The42
# Follow Journeys

'No matter how much you've trained, you're plagued with self-doubt'

Sep 17th 2018, 7:30 AM 4,685 Views 0 Comments

With six weeks to go until the 2018 Dublin Marathon, The42′s Ryan Bailey is preparing to compete in the capital for the second time.

# dublin-city-marathon - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

O'Hanlon is 2017 National Champion after revised result as Sittuk stripped of title
# Dublin City Marathon
From The42
# Dublin City Marathon

O'Hanlon is 2017 National Champion after revised result as Sittuk stripped of title

Nov 1st 2017, 10:35 PM 9,402 Views 4 Comments

Athletics Ireland have stated that Sittuk ‘failed to meet the required criteria for eligibility under the residency rule’.

# dublin-city-marathon - Sunday 29 October, 2017

Elation, exhaustion and raw emotion! The best of today's Dublin City Marathon
# In Pics
From The42
# In Pics

Elation, exhaustion and raw emotion! The best of today's Dublin City Marathon

Oct 29th 2017, 3:41 PM 29,440 Views 16 Comments

Brilliant scenes from around the city.

Kenya's Rotich storms to Dublin City Marathon glory while Ukraine's Lehonkova claims women's title
# Everyone's A Winner
From The42
# Everyone's A Winner

Kenya's Rotich storms to Dublin City Marathon glory while Ukraine's Lehonkova claims women's title

Oct 29th 2017, 12:23 PM 17,450 Views 17 Comments

Up to 20,000 people are pounding the pavements of the capital today.

# dublin-city-marathon - Friday 27 October, 2017

Are you one of the 20,000 doing Sunday's Dublin City Marathon? Here are 26.2 tips to help prepare
# Running
From The42
# Running

Are you one of the 20,000 doing Sunday's Dublin City Marathon? Here are 26.2 tips to help prepare

Oct 27th 2017, 6:00 AM 2,992 Views 2 Comments

Do NOT forget the Vaseline at the start line!

# dublin-city-marathon - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

Before, during and after! 5 key nutrition tips to consider for the marathon
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Before, during and after! 5 key nutrition tips to consider for the marathon

Oct 25th 2017, 7:30 AM 5,399 Views 1 Comment

Dr Crionna Tobin shares her expertise with The42 ahead of Sunday’s Dublin City Marathon.

# dublin-city-marathon - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

The Curragh is a formidable opponent but if at first you don't succeed, try, try again
# By Hook Or By Crook
From The42
# By Hook Or By Crook

The Curragh is a formidable opponent but if at first you don't succeed, try, try again

Jul 26th 2017, 3:45 PM 6,311 Views 0 Comments

Here’s the third of your fortnightly blogs as we build up to the Dublin City Marathon in October.

# dublin-city-marathon - Monday 10 July, 2017

It's still not too late to begin training for the 2017 Dublin City Marathon!
# You've Still Got Time
From The42
# You've Still Got Time

It's still not too late to begin training for the 2017 Dublin City Marathon!

Jul 10th 2017, 4:08 PM 3,147 Views 2 Comments

We’re just under 16 weeks out from the big event and if you start now, you can make it to the start line.

# dublin-city-marathon - Monday 26 June, 2017

The time to start training for the 2017 Dublin City Marathon is NOW!
# Lace Them Up
From The42
# Lace Them Up

The time to start training for the 2017 Dublin City Marathon is NOW!

Jun 26th 2017, 3:17 PM 7,039 Views 4 Comments

The event takes place in the capital on Sunday 29 October.

# dublin-city-marathon - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

26.2 miles later: 'You started something, played the long game and you finished it. Job done.'
# Dublin City Marathon
# Dublin City Marathon

26.2 miles later: 'You started something, played the long game and you finished it. Job done.'

Nov 1st 2016, 11:01 PM 895 Views 17 Comments

“And after 4 hours, 14 minutes, and 18 seconds, I’m a finisher” – Sarah Geraghty reflects on the relief, disbelief and quiet pride of taking on the Dublin City Marathon.

# dublin-city-marathon - Monday 31 October, 2016

This has to be the best sign spotted at the Dublin marathon
# Dublinmarathon
From The Daily Edge
# Dublinmarathon

This has to be the best sign spotted at the Dublin marathon

Oct 31st 2016, 9:15 AM 11,701 Views 1 Comment

Class.

# dublin-city-marathon - Saturday 29 October, 2016

'I've been imagining my dad at the finish line, ready to swaddle me in a tricolour'
# Dublin City Marathon
# Dublin City Marathon

'I've been imagining my dad at the finish line, ready to swaddle me in a tricolour'

Oct 29th 2016, 7:45 AM 609 Views 37 Comments

Before telling everyone, you need to be very honest with yourself about why you’re doing a marathon, writes Sarah Geraghty ahead of Sunday’s 26.2 mile run across Dublin city.

# dublin-city-marathon - Friday 28 October, 2016

Let our foolproof* quiz guess how quickly you'd run the Dublin City Marathon
# Let's Get Quizzical
From The42
# Let's Get Quizzical

Let our foolproof* quiz guess how quickly you'd run the Dublin City Marathon

Oct 28th 2016, 2:00 PM 21,651 Views 14 Comments

*Because science, obviously.

# dublin-city-marathon - Monday 26 October, 2015

Over 140 Gardaí and PSNI officers ran the Dublin Marathon in memory of Garda Golden
# Honour
# Honour

Over 140 Gardaí and PSNI officers ran the Dublin Marathon in memory of Garda Golden

Oct 26th 2015, 5:55 PM 18,093 Views 69 Comments

15,216 people had registered for the 36th Dublin City Marathon.

# dublin-city-marathon - Saturday 28 March, 2015

Sinead Kane has overcome blindness and bullying and now she's headed for Brazil
# Kane And Able
From The42
# Kane And Able

Sinead Kane has overcome blindness and bullying and now she's headed for Brazil

Mar 28th 2015, 12:00 PM 14,165 Views 6 Comments

Sinead Kane sees the Mini Marathon debacle as just another obstacle to overcome.

# dublin-city-marathon - Monday 27 October, 2014

This legend is running the Dublin marathon in a Lego suit
# Big Head
From The Daily Edge
# Big Head

This legend is running the Dublin marathon in a Lego suit

Oct 27th 2014, 2:47 PM 4,613 Views 1 Comment

He’s in bits.

13 great pics from today's Dublin City Marathon - featuring Lego man and Gooch Cooper
# Marathon Man
From The42
# Marathon Man

13 great pics from today's Dublin City Marathon - featuring Lego man and Gooch Cooper

Oct 27th 2014, 2:35 PM 49,468 Views 28 Comments

Kenyan’s Eliud Too and Esteher Macharia claimed the honours in the men’s and women’s races respectively.

Poll: Would you ever run a marathon?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you ever run a marathon?

Oct 27th 2014, 9:45 AM 15,758 Views 57 Comments

The 35th annual Dublin City Marathon is under way, but would you do one?

# dublin-city-marathon - Saturday 25 October, 2014

The five most important stretches marathon runners can do between now and Monday
# Warming Up
From The42
# Warming Up

The five most important stretches marathon runners can do between now and Monday

Oct 25th 2014, 2:00 PM 2,957 Views 1 Comment

Remember to keep warm and loose.

# dublin-city-marathon - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

Excitement and sleep will dominate your final week of marathon preparation
# Final Prep
From The42
# Final Prep

Excitement and sleep will dominate your final week of marathon preparation

Oct 22nd 2014, 4:40 PM 2,374 Views 0 Comments

This week Aidan Curran guides us through the final few days before the big race.

# dublin-city-marathon - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Running up that hill is as much a mental challenge as a physical one in a marathon
# Fitness
From The42
# Fitness

Running up that hill is as much a mental challenge as a physical one in a marathon

Oct 15th 2014, 6:32 PM 5,276 Views 0 Comments

This week Aidan Curran looks at the Dublin City Marathon’s hills.

# dublin-city-marathon - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Now is the time to ease off on your training if you're running the Dublin City Marathon
# Easing Off
From The42
# Easing Off

Now is the time to ease off on your training if you're running the Dublin City Marathon

Oct 7th 2014, 12:35 PM 2,093 Views 2 Comments

This week Aidan Curran discusses tapering.

# dublin-city-marathon - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

With the Dublin City Marathon just weeks away, be sensible with injury recovery
# Recovery
From The42
# Recovery

With the Dublin City Marathon just weeks away, be sensible with injury recovery

Oct 1st 2014, 7:30 AM 2,906 Views 2 Comments

This week Aidan Curran discusses pre-marathon injuries.

# dublin-city-marathon - Saturday 6 September, 2014

Charity fundraising still a marathon effort after negative publicity
# Challenge
From The42
# Challenge

Charity fundraising still a marathon effort after negative publicity

Sep 6th 2014, 10:00 AM 9,387 Views 7 Comments

Eoin Casey will run the marathon for the first time this Sunday for a very special cause.

# dublin-city-marathon - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

15 of Clare’s best sporting moments in 2013
# Looking Back
From The42
# Looking Back

15 of Clare’s best sporting moments in 2013

Dec 18th 2013, 7:30 PM 10,315 Views 14 Comments

It was a memorable year for the Banner County for a number of reasons.

# dublin-city-marathon - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

Dublin Marathon runner, 27, dies after finish-line collapse
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Dublin Marathon runner, 27, dies after finish-line collapse

Oct 30th 2013, 10:30 PM 67,831 Views 88 Comments

Organisers of the Marathon have expressed their condolences for Ricki Savage.

# dublin-city-marathon - Monday 28 October, 2013

The agony and ecstasy: Some of our favourite images from the 2013 Dublin City Marathon
# Snapshots
From The42
# Snapshots

The agony and ecstasy: Some of our favourite images from the 2013 Dublin City Marathon

Oct 28th 2013, 2:33 PM 30,698 Views 26 Comments

A record number of participants took part in today’s race.

Irish winners of both the men's and women's Dublin City Marathon
# Winning
From The42
# Winning

Irish winners of both the men's and women's Dublin City Marathon

Oct 28th 2013, 12:24 PM 22,659 Views 31 Comments

Sean Hehir became the first Irishman to win for 20 years while Maria McCambridge justified her favourite tag in the women’s race.

10 steps to enjoying today’s Dublin City Marathon
# Tips
From The42
# Tips

10 steps to enjoying today’s Dublin City Marathon

Oct 28th 2013, 6:15 AM 16,486 Views 31 Comments

Nobody said it was going to be easy, but that doesn’t mean it should be fun.

# dublin-city-marathon - Sunday 27 October, 2013

Open thread: What are your Dublin City Marathon memories
# Memory Lane
From The42
# Memory Lane

Open thread: What are your Dublin City Marathon memories

Oct 27th 2013, 8:00 PM 2,018 Views 6 Comments

We want to know your favourite memories of the 26.2 miles around our capital city.

# dublin-city-marathon - Sunday 13 October, 2013

Four brothers take on Dublin marathon 33 years after their world-record first run
# THE RUNNING MEN
# THE RUNNING MEN

Four brothers take on Dublin marathon 33 years after their world-record first run

Oct 13th 2013, 7:45 AM 18,761 Views 17 Comments

Three decades ago in New York, the Quinns became the first four brothers in the world to run a marathon together.

# dublin-city-marathon - Saturday 3 November, 2012

Fire, unemployment and the National Children's Hospital: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Fire, unemployment and the National Children's Hospital: The week in numbers

Nov 3rd 2012, 7:30 PM 6,823 Views 7 Comments

How old is the Phoenix Park? And how many TDs could face sanction for failing to declare pay-offs?

# dublin-city-marathon - Monday 29 October, 2012

Marathon organisers run out of medals after suppliers' fault
# Empty-Handed
# Empty-Handed

Marathon organisers run out of medals after suppliers' fault

Oct 29th 2012, 6:10 PM 19,053 Views 39 Comments

Dublin Marathon organisers will post medals to athletes who completed the race but didn’t get a medal at the end.

Pics: The agony and the ecstasy of the Dublin City Marathon
# Dublin Marathon
# Dublin Marathon

Pics: The agony and the ecstasy of the Dublin City Marathon

Oct 29th 2012, 2:22 PM 34,066 Views 31 Comments

Anyone for muscle cramp?

Dublin City Marathon: Ndungu takes second consecutive win
# Staying Power
From The42
# Staying Power

Dublin City Marathon: Ndungu takes second consecutive win

Oct 29th 2012, 1:20 PM 6,906 Views 4 Comments

The Kenyan was narrowly outside his own record, as was his compatriot Magdalene Mukunzi who won the women’s race.

# dublin-city-marathon - Sunday 28 October, 2012

The Dublin City Marathon is tomorrow… here’s some inspiration
# Inspiration
# Inspiration

The Dublin City Marathon is tomorrow… here’s some inspiration

Oct 28th 2012, 6:00 PM 10,813 Views 7 Comments

That’s it. Training for next year’s marathon starts today.

# dublin-city-marathon - Saturday 27 October, 2012

Stay calm and carry on: The unfit runner’s guide to surviving the Dublin marathon
# On The Road
From The42
# On The Road

Stay calm and carry on: The unfit runner’s guide to surviving the Dublin marathon

Oct 27th 2012, 9:40 AM 10,940 Views 12 Comments

Eight-time marathon veteran Emmet Ryan has some tales and advice for runners of all levels hitting the road.

# dublin-city-marathon - Monday 31 October, 2011

In pictures: the 2011 Dublin City Marathon
# Feel The Burn
From The42
# Feel The Burn

In pictures: the 2011 Dublin City Marathon

Oct 31st 2011, 3:41 PM 3,649 Views 7 Comments

14,000 hardly souls and one frustratingly circuitous route from Fizwilliam Street to Merrion Square.

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